Today we have a interview with Nikki L Moore!
Nikki is a Country singer/songwriter from Alabama.
You can find out more about Nikki on her website at NikkiLMoore.com
At what age did you begin singing or playing an instrument?
I started playing guitar when I was 9. We have this small music store in my town and I took lessons there. I started singing around the age of 14.
What inspired you to become a singer/songwriter?
Since I was little, I have always loved music. Especially the guitar. I grew up listening to all kinds. I love Lynyrd Skynyrd, Led Zeppelin, Hank Jr., The Eages, Nirvana, there is a lot! I knew when I started playing the guitar that I wanted to make music. The best thing about it is that I enjoy every second of it.
What genre would you call your music?
My music would be in the Alternative Country genre if I had to pick…
Is there anything you have learned from being a singer/songwriter?
I have learned to never give up on your dreams. If you want it, go after it. Also, enjoy life and love what you do.
What does it mean to you to be a singer/songwriter?
Being a singer/songwriter means that every time someone in the world hears my song, there is a chance that I could have brightened their day. I love to entertain people and hopefully make them feel happier when they’re down.
What part about being a singer/songwriter do you enjoy most?
What I enjoy most is the sound of the music. I’m in love with the way it all fits together. I could listen to people picking on the guitar 24/7!
Have you made any friends because of being a singer/songwriter?
Yes, I have. I have met so many people along the way. Some of them are really close to me! If it hadn’t of been for music, I would not be where I am today.
Have you traveled because of being a singer/songwriter?
Yes. I have went down to the beach doing songwriter festivals like the Frank Brown Songwriter Festival and the Mississippi Songwriter Festival. I also go to Nashville a lot!
Have you done something exciting because of being a singer/songwriter?
I have done many things that were exciting because of being a singer/songwriter. One of the most recent events I got to go to was the CMT Awards! It was so much fun and something I will never forget.